Avery Dennison Talent Sourcer (Contract) in Mentor, Ohio

Company Description

Avery Dennison (NYSE: AVY) is a global materials science and manufacturing company specializing in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of labeling and functional materials. The company’s products, which are used in nearly every major industry, include pressure-sensitive materials for labels and graphic applications; tapes and other bonding solutions for industrial, medical and retail applications; tags, labels and embellishments for apparel; and radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions serving retail apparel and other markets. Headquartered in Glendale, California, the company employs approximately 30,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Reported sales in 2017 were $6.6 billion. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.

Job Description

As a Talent Sourcer with the Avery Dennison you will directly impact our business results by sourcing and screening top quality talent. Talent Acquisition is critical to the success of our business and we need social, savvy recruiters and sourcers to support our aggressive hiring goals and share our leadership principles, core values, and passion for innovation with each and every candidate.

This role is a contract position and can be remote or located in our Mentor, OH regional Headquarters.

Job Duties:

  • Partner with Talent Acquisition Managers and Hiring Managers to establish sourcing and recruitment strategies to create and foster active and passive candidate pipelines

  • Understand the hiring needs and build targeted sourcing plans, managing the hiring manager's expectations along the way

  • Proactively search for, identify, network with and directly contact active and passive job seekers, both internally and externally, for challenging-to-hire vacancies. Source the very best candidates using a variety of channels that are aligned to and effectively communicate the employer brand

  • Evaluate employment qualifications such as job experience, education and training, skills, and knowledge and abilities for non-exempt and exempt positions through resume/profile review and phone screening as appropriate

  • Mastery of Applicant Tracking Technology to enable speed and effectiveness

  • Track and communicate sourcing activity to Talent Acquisition Managers and Hiring Managers as necessary

  • Actively participate in providing feedback and recommendations to enhance day-to-day recruiting operations

  • Continue to build Talent Pipeline and manage communications of Avery Dennison openings and news

  • Learn and provide back-up coverage to TA Operations (ie scheduling, requesting substance screens etc)


  • 1-5 years of recruiting/talent sourcing experience

  • Sourcing experience in either corporate or staffing agency setting preferred

  • Demonstrated experience and/or ability to learn innovative direct sourcing techniques with the ability to build and maintain a network of talent preferred

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Good technical aptitude; ability to navigate multiple systems such as the google platform and all social sourcing tools

  • Team-oriented, collaborative nature: We are a fast-moving team and everyone needs to pull for each other, share best practices, and take on team projects to make the entire organization better

  • Experience with applicant tracking systems, LinkedIn Recruiter and boolean searches is desired

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled